Villebois Christmas Tree Lighting

What a fun night we had with our Villebois community. The Christmas songs, cookies, hot cocoa and the sounds of community laughter all filled the neighborhood.  Thanks to all the wonderful sponsors who helped to... View Article

Portland Housing Market Forecast in 2017

  We have seen a double digit growth in Portland housing market in 2015 and 2016.  In 2015, the home value here has increased about 17% and so far in... View Article

Kitchen Confidential: Walk-In Pantries vs. Cabinet Pantries

It’s only natural to debate whether to go with a walk-in or cabinet pantry when you’re building a new home or redesigning your existing kitchen. Some homeowners want a roomy... View Article

Seattle Family Almost Doubles Its Space Without Adding On!

“Warm, modern and family,” is how Lauren Zerbey describes her 1910 home in Whittier Heights, Seattle. A lot has changed since she and her husband, Kyle, both architects, bought and began remodeling the house... View Article

How is Bob Laue doing?

A common question asked by our clients who know and worked with Bob when he was in real estate is “what is he up to now”.  For those of you... View Article

Looking for a home in the red-hot Portland market? What you need to know!

When Caitlin and Charles Vestal began looking to buy a home in January, the search quickly felt like a full-time job. “It has been an insane process,” Caitlin Vestal said.... View Article

16 Designers Share New Design Trends You’ll Use in Every Room of the House!

From matte black fixtures to geometric wallpaper, top designers weigh in on the hottest trends you’ll be dying to try this season. Click here to see the amazing new design... View Article

8 Bad ‘Home Improvement’ Habits

Home owners can overdo it when it comes to the upkeep of their home. This Old House recently spotlighted several ways that home owners’ enthusiasm for home ownership may actually... View Article

Inaccurate Zillow ‘Zestimates’ a source of conflict over home prices!

When “CBS This Morning” co-host Norah O’Donnell asked the chief executive of Zillow recently about the accuracy of the website’s automated property value estimates — known as Zestimates — she... View Article

10 Ideas for a Lighter, Brighter Living Room!

Most of us have a couple of rooms in our homes that get less light than we’d like. You may find that you gravitate toward the pleasing sunny spots, while... View Article

4 reasons 2016 is the year to buy a home

If you’ve been on the fence about buying a home, 2016 is the year to take the plunge. Mortgage rates have been bouncing around record lows for a while now.... View Article


Just before the holidays hit the calendar, the Federal Reserve increased the bank’s prime funding rate. In its first move since 2006, it didn’t affect the majority of home loan or... View Article

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